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Saving for your kid’s education
Nothing is more important than providing our kids with a great education, we want to help you confidently reach that goal.
Saving to build your wealth
Not being able to access your superannuation until you are much older means many investors are looking to build a nest egg outside of super.
Saving for a property. Home sweet home
Buying your first property is exciting but many first home buyers don’t know where to start or even how much they need to save to achieve their goal.
Saving for a happy retirement
Many of us face the unknown when we think about retirement because most of us have no clue what we need to be saving to reach a happy retirement.
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Saving for your kid’s education
Nothing is more important than providing our kids with a great education, we want to help you confidently reach that goal.
Saving to build your wealth
Not being able to access your superannuation until you are much older means many investors are looking to build a nest egg outside of super.
Saving for a property. Home sweet home
Buying your first property is exciting but many first home buyers don’t know where to start or even how much they need to save to achieve their goal.
Saving for a happy retirement
Many of us face the unknown when we think about retirement because most of us have no clue what we need to be saving to reach a happy retirement.
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How much is your starting investment?
How much more can you contribute each month?
What is your property deposit goal?
How much is your starting investment?
What is your annual wage?
Estimated yearly costs in retirement?
An Australian first
Capped Investment Fees
As part of our mission to keep investing simple and you in control, we are proud to be the first company to offer capped investment fees in Australia. Learn more about our capped fees.
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A bit About Us

InvestSMART is your online financial advisor built for people who refuse to pay fees for underwhelming performance. People who demand better. People like you.
InvestSMART is chaired by well-known 'money' expert, Paul Clitheroe, and has helped hundreds of thousands of people create a better financial future.

Investment Committee

The primary role of our Committee is to oversee the general management of our investment products - including the development of new products and ongoing monitoring of the Company's investments and its strategies.

  • Paul Clitheroe, AM
    Chairman
    Paul Clitheroe, AM
    Paul Clitheroe, AM AM, B.A. (UNSW), SNF Fin, CFP Chairman

    Paul has 37 years of investment experience and is regarded one of Australia's leading "money" experts. From 1993 to 2002, Paul hosted the popular Channel 9 program Money and now currently writes for newspapers across Australia, is a frequent guest expert on Australia's major television networks and radio.

    Paul is Chairman of The Australian Government Financial Literacy Board and Money Magazine. He also holds the Chair of Financial Literacy at Macquarie University.

  • Catherine Teo
    General Counsel
    Catherine Teo
    Catherine Teo B.Com, LLB (UNSW) General Counsel

    With over 10 years’ experience working as a corporate lawyer in both Sydney and New York City, Catherine is experienced in advising corporations on legal and governance matters. Catherine holds a Bachelor of Commerce (majoring in Finance) and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of NSW.

  • Ron Hodge
    Managing Director
    Ron Hodge
    Ron Hodge B.Com, B.Econ, MSc. Info Tech, GAICD, SF FIN Managing Director

    Ron has worked in financial services for over 25 years, including UBS in Singapore and Bell Commodities in Sydney and founded InvestSMART in 1999. Ron holds a Masters degree in Computer Science, Bachelor Degrees in Commerce and Economics, a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investments and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

  • Alan Kohler, AM
    Editor-in-Chief
    Alan Kohler, AM
    Alan Kohler, AM Editor-in-Chief

    Alan has been covering business and markets as a financial journalist for 48 years, including two stints as the Financial Review’s Chanticleer columnist and periods as editor of The Age and the AFR. He also started Eureka Report in 2005 and Business Spectator in 2007.

    As well as being Editor-in-Chief of InvestSMART Group, Alan is currently finance presenter on ABC News, Business Editor at Large of The Australian, presenter of the Talking Business channel on Qantas radio and an adjunct professor in the business faculty at Victoria University.

  • Alastair Davidson
    Head of Funds Management
    Alastair Davidson
    Alastair Davidson B Ec (Hons), CA Head of Funds Management

    Alastair has held executive positions in the banking and financial services industry for over 27 years in the UK, USA and Australia. Prior to joining InvestSMART in 2014, he held Director positions with Aurora Funds Limited, Challenger and Salomon Smith Barney. Alastair has an Honours degree in Economics from the University of St Andrews and is currently the Treasurer of the Centenary Institute of Medical Research, Chairman of the Investment Committee of the Centenary Institute Endowment Fund and member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland.

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